Principal Investigator

Angela Brown

Assistant Professor

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, 2013

Ph.D., Drexel University, 2008

B.S., The Pennsylvania State University, 2000



Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Eric Krueger

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 2013

M.S., University of Arkansas, 2006

B.S., Loyola College, 2002


Project: Designing receptor-based peptides to inhibit bacterial toxin activity


Graduate Researchers

Elnaz Rasti Boroujeni

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

B.S., Sharif University of Technology, 2014



Project: Understanding cholera toxin delivery to host cells via Vibrio cholerae outer membrane vesicles

Justin Nice

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

M.S., Clemson University, 2014

B.S., Lehigh University, 2012



Project: Investigating toxin association with and delivery by outer membrane vesicles

En Hyung Chang

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

B.S., Purdue University, 2014



Project: Understanding mechanisms of the antibacterial and antitoxin activities of catechins

Shannon Collins

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2016



Project: Studying mechanisms of outer membrane vesicle delivery to bacterial cells


Undergraduate Researchers

Samuel Agro

Chemical Engineering, Class of 2022

Leah Pasch

Bioengineering, Class of 2021

Spencer Moros

Bioengineering, Class of 2021

Shailagne Yutuc

Chemical Engineering, Class of 2020

Joanne Huang

Chemical Engineering, Class of 2019

Anxhela Sinani

Bioengineering, Class of 2019


Lab Alumni

Dr. Evan Koufos, Ph.D., 2018

Current Position: Roche, Santa Clara CA